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Funeral Notices



Mary Alexandra McKay

22nd October 2021

Peacefully at home in her 100th year. Beloved wife of the late Richmond, much-loved mother of Jennifer and Geoffrey, mother-in-law of Ken and Barbara, loving grandmother of Kathryn and husband Andrew, Richard and wife Alexa, Judith and partner Ben and great-grandmother of Grace, Felix and Georgia. A family committal will be followed by a Service of Thanksgiving in Second Ballyeaston Presbyterian Church on Monday 1st November at 12.30 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Alzheimer's Society c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ or by telephone 028 93344242. Peacefully sleeping.



Norman Crawford Ames

19th October 2021

Peacefully at The Glebe Care Centre, after a long illness bravely borne. Dearly-loved husband of Sharon, much-loved father of Bruce, Stephen, Michael and Laura, father-in-law of Beth, Nic and Mark, devoted grandad of Daniel, Zach, Brooke, Adam, Sophie and April, and loving brother of Barbara, Raymond and Stephen. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ on Wednesday 27th October at 12.00 noon (please note that seating capacity inside is limited due to current guidelines) followed by a private Cremation. The Service can be viewed live on flemingandcuthbert.co.uk. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Macmillan Cancer Support c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, address as above, or by telephone on 028 93344242. Peacefully sleeping, free from all pain, we wouldn't awake you to suffer again.



Una Kidd

18th October 2021

Beloved wife of the late John (Jock), much loved mother of Tony and wife Amanda, Tara and husband Brendan, John and partner Julieann, devoted grandmother of Jake and partner Shannon, Adam and partner Jordan, Lucy and loving great-grandmother of Cason. R.I.P. Requiem Mass for Una will be held in St. Bernard's Church, Antrim Road, Glengormley on Friday 22nd October at 10.00am followed by burial in Carnmoney East Cemetery.  Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Marie Curie c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Deeply regretted by her loving family. Padre Pio pray for her. Two tired hands are resting, the voice we loved is still. The one who did so much for us, is resting at God's will.



James (Jim) Wilson

16th October 2021

Peacefully, late of Ballyclare. Dearly loved husband of Carole, devoted father of Allison and Catherine, loving father-in-law of Robert and Tom, cherished grandfather of Victoria, Owen, Jason and Dylan. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in Straid Congregational Church on Friday 22nd October at 12.30pm (please note that seating capacity inside the church is limited due to current guidelines) followed by interment in Rashee Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Alzheimer's Society c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. We will never cease to miss you, we will never cease to care. In a special corner of our hearts you will always be there.



Samuel George Kelly

16th October 2021

At his home. Beloved husband of the late Linda, much loved father of Joanne, devoted son of Robert and the late Joan, loving brother of Jim, Irene, Thomas, Anne, Roberta and the late Valerie. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ on Tuesday 19th October at 11.00 a.m. (please note that seating capacity inside is limited due to current guidelines) with interment afterwards in Carnmoney East Cemetery. The Service can be viewed live on flemingandcuthbert.co.uk. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Macmillan Cancer Support c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, address as above, or by telephone on 028 93344242. Always loved and remembered by all the family circle. Resting where no shadows fall.



Arlene Wilson

15th October 2021

Suddenly at her home. Beloved daughter of the late Billy and Dorothy, much loved sister of Brian, dearly loved sister-in-law of Melanie, devoted aunt of Gareth and wife Liz, Brian and wife Hannah, loving great-aunt of Florence. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in Rathcoole Presbyterian Church on Tuesday 19th October at 2.00 p.m. followed by interment in Carnmoney East Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Macmillan Cancer Support c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. No farewells were spoken, no time to say good-bye, you were gone before we knew, and only God knows why.



Margaret (Maggie) Cromie

14th October 2021

Peacefully at Rathmena Care Home, Ballyclare, late of Greyabbey Road, Ballywalter, beloved wife of the late James, much-loved mother of Evelyn, Jim and Ann and a loving mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. A private service will be held at her own request. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Dementia NI c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors,  141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. She will be loved and remembered always by the entire family circle.



Margaret (Rita) Galloway

13th October 2021

Peacefully at hospital, late of Clonbeg Drive, Rathcoole. Dearly loved wife of Andy, devoted mother of Andrew, Tracey and Gary, treasured mother-in-law of Samantha, much loved grandmother of Sophie and Amy. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ  on Saturday 16th October at 9.00 a.m. followed by interment in Carnmoney East Cemetery (please note that seating inside the funeral home is limited due to current guidelines). Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Drumross Adult Centre c/o and cheques payable to Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors at the above address or by telephone 02893 344242. God called your name so softly that only you could hear, and no-one heard the footsteps of the angels drawing near. It broke our hearts to lose you but you did not go alone, for part of us went with you the day God called you home.



Jean Ripley

13th October 2021

Peacefully at hospital, in her 92nd year, late of Ballyclare, beloved wife of the late Ted, cherished mother of Wesley and Tracey, mother-in-law of Sheila and Gary, much-loved grandmother of Lyndsay, Nick, Robert and Callum and a devoted great-grandmother. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ on Sunday 17th October at 3.00 p.m. (please note that seating capacity inside is limited due to current guidelines). Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Salvation Army c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, address as above, or by telephone 028 93344242. The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want.



Frederick Hugh (Fred) Braden

13th October 2021

Peacefully at hospital, dearly-loved husband of Joyce, much-loved father of Heather, Sandra, Janet, Andrew, Steven and Karen and a loving father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather. A Service will be held in North Belfast Christian Fellowship, 246 Antrim Road, Belfast on Monday 18th October at 12.00 noon (please note that seating capacity inside the church is limited due to current guidelines) followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery. Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu, if desired, to Baptist Missions c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. He will be loved and remembered always. Absent from the body, present with the Lord.



Samuel (Sam) Blair

12th October 2021

Peacefully in his 93rd year at Causeway Hospital, Coleraine late of Ballyclare and formerly of Straid, dearly beloved husband of the late Annie, much-loved dad to Roberta and Acheson, adored granda to Stuart and Julie and devoted great-granda to Pierce, Ella, Jack, Ruby and Charlie. Funeral Service will be held in The Old Presbyterian Church, Main Street, Ballyclare on Friday 15th October at 9.30 a.m. (please note that seating capacity inside the church is limited due to current guidelines) followed by interment in Glenarm Old Presbyterian Churchyard (Non-Subscribing). Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to The Old Presbyterian Church, Glenarm (Building Fund) c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ or by telephone 028 93344242.



Jack Coulter

12th October 2021

Peacefully at the Robinson Memorial Hospital, Ballymoney, late of Templepatrick Road, Ballyclare. Dearly loved husband of the late Sylvia, devoted father of Dean, Adele, Philip and Ian and a much loved father-in-law and grandfather. Due to current circumstances the house and funeral are private. It broke our hearts to lose you, but you did not go alone for part of us went with you the day God called you home. Sweet are the memories, dear is thy name, close to our hearts you will always remain. A smile for all, a heart of gold, one of the best this world could hold. Never selfish always kind these are the memories you leave behind.



Ayres (Iris) Charlotte Hunter (nee McKee)

12th October 2021

Peacefully at her home 20 Wynnland Road, Carnmoney. Dearly loved wife of John (Jack), much loved and best mum of John and Janine, mother-in-law of Pauline and Craig, devoted nanny of Adam, Rachel and Ollie. A Service will be held at her home on Thursday 14th October at 3.30pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Cancer Research c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Always loved and remembered by all the family circle. Divided hands will clasp again.



Florence May Lee

10th October 2021

Peacefully at home, dearly-loved wife of John, much-loved mother of Shirley, Jennifer, Edna, Linda, Richard, Mervyn and David and a loving mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, sister-in-law and aunt. House private. A Service will be held in the Church of the Holy Spirit, Manse Road, Mossley on Thursday 14th October at 1.00 p.m. (please note that seating capacity inside the church is limited due to current guidelines) followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery. Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu, if desired, to Chest, Heart and Stroke c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Sweet are the memories silently kept of a wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt we loved and will never forget.



Elizabeth Marion McConnell (nee Couch)

10th October 2021

Peacefully in the dedicated care of the staff of Glenkeen House Nursing Home, late of Templepatrick. Wife of the late Jack, mother of Brian and the late Juliet, mother-in-law of Rachel and Alaister, grandmother of Adam, Matthew, Jack and Lucy. A Service will be held in St Patricks Parish Church, Templepatrick on Friday 15th October at 1.00 p.m. followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery (please note that seating capacity inside the church is limited due to current guidelines). The Service can be viewed live on YouTube - Templepatrick and Donegore Parish. Family flowers only please.  Donations in lieu, if desired, to Oxfam c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Together again with her beloved Jack and Juliet.



Robert Gary Hanley

7th October 2021

Peacefully, beloved husband of the late Helen, much-loved father of Ross and partner Carly, Rosie and husband Bruce, John and partner Harriet and loving grandfather of Seamus, Iris, Juno and Elliott. A Celebration of his life will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ on Tuesday 12th October at 2.00 p.m. (please note that seating capacity inside is limited due to current guidelines). The Service can be viewed live on flemingandcuthbert.co.uk. No flowers please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Marie Curie c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, address above, or by telephone on 028 93344242. A life well lived and a story well told.



William Hugh Ogilby

6th October 2021

Called home peacefully at hospital, dearly-loved and devoted husband of Betty, cherished father of Michael and Jonathan, caring father-in-law of Lorraine and Ruth, treasured granda of Megan and husband Sam, Jacob, Jude, Dylan and precious great-granda of Amos. House strictly private after 8.00 p.m. A private committal will be followed by a Service of Thanksgiving for his life in Straid Congregational Church on Saturday 9th October at 11.00 a.m. (please note that seating capacity inside the church is limited due to current guidelines). Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Hope House c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Psalm 91 v2 I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust.



Marlene Johnston Houston

4th October 2021

Peacefully, late of Irish Hill Road, Ballyclare, beloved wife of the late Hubert. A Service will be held in the Church of the Holy Spirit, Manse Road, Mossley on Saturday 9th October at 9.30 a.m. (please note that seating capacity inside the Church is limited due to current guidelines) followed by interment in Rashee Cemetery. No flowers please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Macmillan Cancer Support c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Very deeply regretted by her friends and neighbours.



Robert Rochford Bamford, RUC George Cross

4th October 2021

Suddenly at hospital, dearly-loved husband of Beth, much-loved father of Anne and partner Lawrence, David and partner Rachel and devoted grandfather of Katie and Emma. House private please. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ  on Thursday 7th October at 11.00 a.m. followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery (please note that seating inside the funeral home is for family only due to current guidelines). No flowers please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Air Ambulance NI c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors at the above address. The Lord is my Shepherd.



George Patterson

3rd October 2021

Peacefully, dearly-loved husband of Evelyn, much-loved father of Rachel, father-in-law of Jonathan and loving grandfather of Eve and George. House private. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ on Thursday 7th October at 1.30 p.m. (please note that seating capacity inside is limited due to current guidelines). The Service can be viewed live on flemingandcuthbert.co.uk. No flowers please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to RNLI and Sepsis (Vitality) NI c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, at the above address, or by telephone on 028 93344242. A smile for all, a heart of gold, one of the best this world could hold. Never selfish, always kind, these are the memories you leave behind.



Mary Elizabeth (Betty) McGavock

2nd October 2021

Nee Higgins, formerly Gourley - peacefully at Wood Green Nursing Home, late of West Crescent, Newtownabbey. Dearly loved mother of James and partner Annette, Rhonda, Aine and husband Ian, Kathleen, Hugh and a much loved grandmother and great-grandmother. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ on Wednesday 6th October at 11.00 a.m. (please note that seating capacity inside is limited due to current guidelines) followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery. The Service can be viewed live on flemingandcuthbert.co.uk. Flowers welcome or donations in lieu, if desired, to the Children's Hospice c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, address as above, or by telephone on 028 93344242. No farewells were spoken, no time to say good-bye, you were gone before we knew, and only God knows why.



David Montgomery

2nd October 2021

Peacefully at his home 21 Chisholm Court and formerly of Hawthorn Way, Ballyclare. Beloved husband of the late Margaret, devoted father of Maureen, Lorna and David, much loved grandfather of Lisa, Daniella, Joseph, Deborah and John and a loving great-grandfather. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ on Wednesday 6th October at 2.00 p.m. (please note that seating capacity inside is limited due to current guidelines) followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery. The Service can be viewed live on flemingandcuthbert.co.uk. Flowers welcome or donations in lieu, if desired, to the Children's Hospice c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, address above, or by telephone on 028 93344242. We shared so much together. Laughter, joy and tears. Now all we have are the memories of those happy years.



Alan Edward Dougan

1st October 2021

Peacefully at hospital, late of Harmin Park, Glengormley. Dearly loved husband of Maureen, much loved father of Jennifer and husband Arnie, Wendy and fiance Art, devoted grandfather of Scott and Lewis. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in Carnmoney Presbyterian Church on Thursday 7th October at 1.00 p.m. (please note that seating capacity inside the Church is limited due to current guidelines) followed by a private cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to N.I. Hospice c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Will be missed more than words can say.



Fleming & Cuthbert

141 Mill Road
Ballyclare
Newtownabbey
Co. Antrim
BT39 9DZ

Tel: 028 9334 4242

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